DGFT Notifications

IEC to Be Abolished; GSTIN to be in Future

DGFT - For the existing IEC holders, necessary changes in the system are being carried out by DGFT so that their PAN becomes their IEC. DGFT system will undertake this migration and the existing IEC holders are not required to undertake any additional exercise in this regard....

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Revised ITC(HS) code 2017 for all export import related transactions

DGFT - In exercise of powers conferred by Section 5 of the Foreign Trade (Development & Regulation) Act, 1992 (as amended from time to time) read with paragraph 2.01 of the Foreign Trade Policy, 2015-2020, the Central Government hereby notifies Indian Trade Classification (Harmonised System) of Import Items, 2017...

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How to know MEIS rate for your Product and Country of Export

DGFT - MEIS reward rates (2%/3%/5%) specified for export of notified goods to notified markets [categorized into 3 groups, viz. Country Group A, B and C] as a percentage of realized FOB value in free foreign exchange. Now Readers may be willing to know how to know the rate of MEIS for the country they are exporting. In this article we are explai...

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Highlights of Foreign Trade Policy 2015-2020 + Download FTP

DGFT - Earlier there were 5 different schemes (Focus Product Scheme, Market Linked Focus Product Scheme, Focus Market Scheme, Agri. Infrastructure Incentive Scrip, VKGUY) for rewarding merchandise exports with different kinds of duty scrips with varying conditions (sector specific or actual user only) attached to their use. ...

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DGFT Specifies documents required for Export and Import

DGFT - Vide Notification No. 114 (RE-2013)/2009-2014, dated 12th Mar’15, DGFT has prescribed following documents(only three in number) which shall be mandatory for the import/export of goods: For export: o Bill of Lading/Airway Bill ; o Commercial Invoice cum Packing List (Separate Commercial Invoice and Packing List would also be accep...

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DGFT creates GST Facilitation Cell for exporters

DGFT - DGFT has constituted a GST facilitation cell in DGFT Headquarters to assist and advice exporters , trade and industry for smooth transition from present regime to GST regime w.e.f. 1st July 2017....

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Salient features of Merchandise Export from India Scheme (MEIS)

DGFT - The Government of India has introduced Merchandise Exports from India Scheme (MEIS) through the Foreign Trade Policy (FTP) 2015-20 w.e.f. April 1, 2015. It seeks to promote export of notified goods manufactured/ produced in India....

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DGFT Launches online payment facility for application fees through Credit/ Debit Cards

DGFT - Visa / Master Card Credit card transaction: 1.45% of payment amount per transaction. Visa / Master Card/Rupay Debit Card transactions: For transactions upto Rs.2000/- : 0.75% of payment amount per transaction. For transactions above Rs.2000/- : 1.00% of payment amount per transaction....

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Foreign Trade Policy 2015-2020 Unveiled

DGFT - The new five year Foreign Trade Policy, 2015-20 provides a framework for increasing exports of goods and services as well as generation of employment and increasing value addition in the country, in keeping with the Make in India vision of Prime Minister....

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DGFT and Enforcement Directorate Sign MoU on Foreign Exchange Data Sharing

DGFT - The Enforcement Directorate today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Director General of Foreign Trade (DGFT) for sharing of foreign exchange realization data. This data is also known as eBRC (Electronic Bank Realization Certificate) data....

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Review Petition admitted as assessments u/s. 158BC & 158BD were completed by same officer

Commissioner of Income-tax Vs Dr. T.M. Kuriachan (Kerala High Court) - If the claim of the Revenue that both the assessments were completed by the same officer one under s. 158BC and the other under s. 158BD is correct, then certainly the review has to be allowed as Manish Maheshwari's case (supra) has no application. We, therefore, allow the review petition by recalli...

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Amendments in Foreign Trade Policy 2015-20 -reg

Notification No. 33/2015-2020, DGFT - (13/10/2017) - Various provisions of Foreign Trade Policy 2015-20 is amended to enable certain additional duties/taxes/cess exemptions for Advance authorisations, EPCG Authorisations and units under E / EHTP / STP/ BTP Scheme....

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Amendment to Customs Valuation Rules- Notification No. 91/2017 (NT)

Public Notice No. 132/2017-JNCH - (12/10/2017) - Place of Importation” means the customs station where the goods are brought for being cleared for home consumption or for being removed for deposit in a warehouse...

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Clarification on issues related to furnishing of Bond/LUT

Public Notice No. 131/2017-JNCH - (12/10/2017) - Eligibility to export under LUT: The facility of export under LUT has been now extended to all registered persons who intend to supply goods or services for export without payment of integrated tax except those who have been prosecuted for any offence under the CGST Act or the Integrated Goods and S...

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Refund of IGST paid on export of goods under Rule 96 of CGST Rules 2017

Public Notice No 128/2017-JNCH - (10/10/2017) - Attention of Importers /Exporters, Custom Brokers & Trade is invited to Board’s Instruction No. 15/2017 –Customs dated 09/10/2017 on the above mentioned subject whereby Board has issued guidelines for refund of IGST paid on exports of goods under Rule 96 of CGST Rules 2017....

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Digitization of disbursement of Drawback claims at JNCH

Public Notice No. 127/2017-JNCH - (10/10/2017) - In continuation of Public Notice No. 44/2017 dated 31.03.2017 regarding the procedure for submission of Drawback claim and digitization in the manner as prescribed vide aforesaid Public Notice No. 34/2017 dated 16.03.2017, it is clarified that aforesaid procedure is optional and the Exporters /Impor...

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Amendments in Foreign Trade Policy 2015-20 -reg

Notification No. 33/2015-2020, DGFT (13/10/2017)

Various provisions of Foreign Trade Policy 2015-20 is amended to enable certain additional duties/taxes/cess exemptions for Advance authorisations, EPCG Authorisations and units under E / EHTP / STP/ BTP Scheme....

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Amendment to Customs Valuation Rules- Notification No. 91/2017 (NT)

Public Notice No. 132/2017-JNCH (12/10/2017)

Place of Importation” means the customs station where the goods are brought for being cleared for home consumption or for being removed for deposit in a warehouse...

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Clarification on issues related to furnishing of Bond/LUT

Public Notice No. 131/2017-JNCH (12/10/2017)

Eligibility to export under LUT: The facility of export under LUT has been now extended to all registered persons who intend to supply goods or services for export without payment of integrated tax except those who have been prosecuted for any offence under the CGST Act or the Integrated Goods and Services Tax Act, 2017...

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Refund of IGST paid on export of goods under Rule 96 of CGST Rules 2017

Public Notice No 128/2017-JNCH (10/10/2017)

Attention of Importers /Exporters, Custom Brokers & Trade is invited to Board’s Instruction No. 15/2017 –Customs dated 09/10/2017 on the above mentioned subject whereby Board has issued guidelines for refund of IGST paid on exports of goods under Rule 96 of CGST Rules 2017....

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Digitization of disbursement of Drawback claims at JNCH

Public Notice No. 127/2017-JNCH (10/10/2017)

In continuation of Public Notice No. 44/2017 dated 31.03.2017 regarding the procedure for submission of Drawback claim and digitization in the manner as prescribed vide aforesaid Public Notice No. 34/2017 dated 16.03.2017, it is clarified that aforesaid procedure is optional and the Exporters /Importers/person submitting drawback claims h...

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Re-Export/Repair/Replacement of Capital Goods Imported under EPCG Scheme

Public Notice No. 29/2015-20 (09/10/2017)

Capital Goods imported under EPCG Scheme, may be re-exported for repairs abroad within three years from the date of clearance by Customs of such goods, with permission of RA/Customs Authority. The duty component on the expenditure incurred on the repairs as well as the insurance and the freight, both ways shall be taken into account for ...

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SOP for Processing of Bonds and Bank Guarantees in BBM

Standing Order No : 32/2017 (06/10/2017)

A new Bond & Bank Guarantee Module (BBM) is being introduced with effect from 10.10.2017 for monitoring & management of Bonds & Bank Guarantees (BGs) required to be furnished by importers / exporters / any other person in compliance to various provisions of Customs Act, 1962. The following Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) is hereby pres...

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Procedure for export of spices to the European Union countries

Notification No 32/2015-20- DGFT (04/10/2017)

In exercise of the powers conferred by Section 3 of the Foreign Trade (Development & Regulation) Act, 1992 (No. 22 of 1992), as amended, read with Para 1.02 of the Foreign Trade Policy, 2015-20, the Central Government hereby makes the following amendment, with immediate effect, in Schedule 2 of ITC (HS) Classification of Export & Import I...

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Hazardous and Other Wastes in imports of used tyres- Compliance

Public Notice No. 126/2017-JNCH (04/10/2017)

OFFICE OF THE COMMISSIONER OF CUSTOMS (NS-III) MUMBAI ZONE-II, JAWAHARLAL NEHRU CUSTOM HOUSE, NHAVA SHEVA, TALUKA: URAN,DISTRICT: RAIGAD, MAHARASHTRA-400707. F. No. S/22-Gen-402/2017-18 AM (I) Dated 04.10.2017 PUBLIC NOTICE NO. 126/2017 Sub: Compliance of provisions of the Hazardous and Other Wastes (Management and Trans boundary Movement...

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Procedure for clearance of Fertilizer consignments under Direct Port Delivery

Public Notice No. 125/2017-JNCH (04/10/2017)

Attention of the Importers, Exporters, General Trade, Port Terminal Operator, Shipping Lines / Shipping Agents, CFSs coming under the jurisdiction of JNCH, Nhava Sheva and all other stakeholders is invited to the Public Notice No 182/2016, dated 23.12.2016, 23/2017, dated 01.03.2017, 41/2017, dated 24.03.2017, 111/2017 dated 29.08.2017 an...

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